Siemiatycki, Jack


Principal scientist

CHUM Research Centre

Research theme

Social and preventive medicine, École de santé publique de l'Université de Montréal (ESPUM), Université de Montréal

Adjunct professor
Department of epidemiology, biostatistics and occupational health, McGill University

Chair holder
Guzzo Environment-Cancer Research Chair of the Cancer Research Society, Université de Montréal

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Other affiliations

Canadian Academy of Health Sciences


Scientific Advisory Committee of CONSTANCES, a large prospective cohort, under aegis of INSERM, France

Advisory committee
Occupational Cancer Research Centre, Ontario

Scientific Advisory Board, Bordeaux Cancer Research Centre SIRIC-BRIO, France


Epidemiology of chronic diseases; environmental factors and cancer risks; etiology of lung cancer; Health at work; epidemiological methodology; tobacco and cancer; cell phones and risks of brain cancer.

Research interests

Cancer epidemiology and health survey methodology.

Contributions to the development of novel methods of exposure assessment for the investigation of environmental/occupational causes of cancer; and large population-based case-control studies of cancer, focusing on occupational exposures.

Methodological contribution to the calculation of lung cancers attributable to smoking during class actions filed by tobbacco victims.


Publications indexed on PubMed